Nov
17
Sun
TOT SHABBAT ON SUNDAY
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Tot Shabbat led by Rabbi Denise Handlarski.  Rabbi Handlarski is visiting from the Toronto Humanist Congregation.  Children 5 and under along with their siblings and parents will enjoy a story, shabbat ritual, songs, crafts and a snack.  Parents will find this a good time to connect with other parents of young children and learn about children’s programs at Kahal B’raira.

Nov
24
Sun
ADULT SERVICE and PROGRAM (Learning About Jews as Allies to Muslims) and SUNDAY SCHOOL
Nov 24 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm

Confronting Islamaphobia:  What is this prejudice about and how can we become better allies to Muslims?  Join us for a presentation by the Jewish-Muslim Solidarity Group of Boston Worker’s Circle.  There will also be Sunday school and an adult Humanistic Service with the same theme.

 

Dec
8
Sun
ADULT SERVICE and PROGRAM (Music with Zach Mayer) and SUNDAY SCHOOL
Dec 8 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm

Zach Mayer, KB’s music director will lead a program of Jewish melodies including original compositions for a joyful performance with participatory opportunities.  Read more about Zach and his music HERE.  There will also be a Humanistic Service and Sunday school.  Visitors welcome.

Dec
10
Tue
Executive Committee Meeting
Dec 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The Executive Committee is Kahal B’raira’s leadership and coordinating body.  It includes the president, vice-president, treasurer, secretary, members-at-large, Sunday school chair and representative to the Society for Humanistic Judaism.  Meetings are open to all KB members.

Dec
21
Sat
CELEBRATE CHANUKAH
Dec 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Lots of joyous singing, the festival of lights when we all light menorahs together, spin the dreidel, hear the Humanistic story of Chanukah and enjoy a holiday meal.   Enjoyable and engaging celebration for all ages.  Advance registration required.  HERE

Jan
3
Fri
Winter Weekend
Jan 3 @ 7:00 pm – Jan 5 @ 2:00 pm

A weekend of socializing, playing games, winter sports, enjoying snacks and meals together and getting to know a fun group of people.   Our winter weekend is a time to relax or be active, play or read a book, make conversation or sit quietly by the fire place, ski, snow tube, swim or take a walk.  You choose.  All ages enjoy this weekend.  It all takes place at Purity Springs Resort in Madison, NH.   For more information   info@kahalbraira.org

Jan
14
Tue
Executive Committee Meeting
Jan 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The Executive Committee is Kahal B’raira’s leadership and coordinating body.  It includes the president, vice-president, treasurer, secretary, members-at-large, Sunday school chair and representative to the Society for Humanistic Judaism.  Meetings are open to all KB members.

Jan
19
Sun
ADULT SERVICE and PROGRAM (MLK Celebration – Building Cross Cultural Connections) and SUNDAY SCHOOL
Jan 19 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm

Our MLK speaker, Colette Phillips, believes in the importance of celebrating diversity in our communities.  Colette has been an ally to many different groups, including the Jewish community, and models an understanding of the issues each group faces.  She originated Get Konnected! an event that builds bridges and creates cross cultural and inter-racial social networks and connections. There will also be an adult Humanist service and Sunday school.

Feb
2
Sun
ADULT SERVICE and PROGRAM (Speak for the Trees – Tu B’Shevat, Jewish Arbor Day) and SUNDAY SCHOOL
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Celebrate TuB’Shevat, the Jewish Arbor Day, when we recognize our need to care for trees and all living things on our planet.  David Meshoulam, KB member and science educator, will tell us about trees, their importance to us and how we can preserve them and our environment.

There will be a celebration of TuB’Shevat, activities for children including Sunday school

David (pronounced Dah-veed) Meshoulam teaches at many levels – children, teens and graduate school courses.  He has created innovative interdisciplinary courses in science and he co-founded Speak for the Trees.

Feb
11
Tue
Executive Committee Meeting
Feb 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The Executive Committee is Kahal B’raira’s leadership and coordinating body.  It includes the president, vice-president, treasurer, secretary, members-at-large, Sunday school chair and representative to the Society for Humanistic Judaism.  Meetings are open to all KB members.